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    Period House Complete Care, Repair and Restoration

    ISBN-10: 0007192754
    ISBN-13: 9780007192755
    Author(s): David Day, Albert Jackson
    Description: A comprehensive and updated guide to the features and designs of residential property built between the mid-eighteenth century and outbreak of the Second World War.nbsp; A complete home owner's guide to the styles and features of period property,  More...
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    Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
    Binding: Hardcover
    Pages: 240
    Size: 8.50" wide x 10.25" long x 1.00" tall
    Weight: 2.992
    Language: English

    A comprehensive and updated guide to the features and designs of residential property built between the mid-eighteenth century and outbreak of the Second World War.nbsp; A complete home owner's guide to the styles and features of period property, this book is ideal for examining the history and design of different architectural features, while also providing advice on restoration and repair work.nbsp; This updated edition also includes a revised introduction focusing on the definition of the period concerned, new figures for cost-effective restoration in 2005 as well as updated information on legal protection for older houses. In addition, there are new sections on pre-Georgian style, thatched roofs and energy conservation. Many new photo illustrations have also been added to make this new edition of Collins Period House invaluable to anyone appreciative of restoration and design.

    Albert Jackson and David Day are the authoritative writers on DIY, home improvement and maintenance. They have made many television appearances, and have presented two major BBC series on furniture making and renovation. Their best-selling books include the 'Collins Complete DIY Manual', 'Collins Complete Woodworkers Manual' and 'Collins Home Restoration Manual'.

    Architectural styles
    Taking stock
    Brickwork
    Stonework
    Render & stucco
    Timber cladding
    Roof coverings
    Chimneys
    Doors
    Windows
    Ornamental glass
    Plasterwork
    Paving & wall tiles
    Wall panelling
    Decorative woodwork
    Wood flooring
    Decorative metalwork
    Staircases
    Fireplaces

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